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[movies]Big Fella - Henry Passmore and J. Elder Wills
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Keywords: Musical; Paul Robeson
Downloads: 240
[movies]The Emperor Jones - Gifford Cochran, John Krimsky
The Emperor Jones is a 1920 play by American dramatist, Eugene O'Neill which tells the tale of Brutus Jones (Paul Robeson), an African-American man who kills a man, goes to prison, escapes to a Caribbean island, and sets himself up as emperor.
Keywords: Drama; Paul Robeson
Downloads: 5,558 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Song of Freedom - Will Hammer
Although no-one could call this a great movie, it is of compelling historical interest. At a time when Black people in the movies were servants or scoundrels, Paul Robeson portrayed a London dock-worker who is discovered by an impresario and launches a great singing career; after that, he goes to Africa to bring education and enlightenment to the tribespeople.
Keywords: Drama; Paul Robeson
Downloads: 7,660 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[audio]Jack L talks about Paul Robeson - Ed Prendergast
Jack L talks about Paul Robeson - first broadcast on RTE Radio 1's Arena.
Keywords: Paul Robeson; Jack L; Old Man River
Downloads: 76
[audio]Singing Lena Horne's Praises
Weekly column of Amy Goodman, Host of Democracy Now!
Keywords: Lena Horne; James Gavin; Paul Robeson
Downloads: 91
[movies]Big Fella - Henry Passmore, J. Elder Wills
A wealthy young boy (Eldon Gorst) who willingly deserts his parents from a luxury ocean liner serves as the catalyst in this rollicking musical highlighting the vocal talents of Paul Robeson.
Keywords: Drama; Musical; Paul Robeson; Elisabeth Welch
Downloads: 6,656 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[audio]ST 4 16 14 Edit - Sojourner Truth
Wednesday:  The racist and anti-Semitic history of the man who once ran for public office and who is now accused of killing three people in Kansas City-area Jewish centers. What are his political affiliations?  Our guest is Devin Burghart, Vice President of the Institute for Research and Education on Human rights and author of Guns & Gavels: Common Law Courts, Militias & White Supremacy. Anti-war activist Cindy Sheehan is running for Governor of California representing the Peace and Freedom Pa...
Keywords: Paul Robeson; Tom Bradley; Jewish; hate crime; Kansas
Downloads: 5
[audio]Seeing Red Radio 4/9/09 - Seeing Red Radio
Paul Robeson, Phil Ochs, Deir Yessin and the Journey of Reconciliation Socialist radio program broadcast on WXOJ-LP Northampton
Keywords: Paul Robeson; Phil Ochs; Deir Yessin; Jouney of Reconciliation
Downloads: 796
[audio]Eslanda The Life Of Mrs Paul Robeson - Netfa Freeman
On March 13, 2013 the Institute for Policy Studies and Teaching for Change bookstore celebrated Women's History Month in a discussion with Professor Barbara Ransby about her book, “Eslanda: The Large and Unconventional Life of Mrs. Paul Robeson.” Dr. Greg Carr of Howard University delivered an introduction to the book and to the speakers. Then Professor Clarence Lusane, PhD interviewed Ms. Ransby before opening into discussion with the audience.
Keywords: Eslanda Essie Cardozo Goode Robeson; Mrs Paul Robeson; Teaching for Change; Institute for Policy Studies; Women's History; Black History; Paul Robeson; Greg Carr; Barbara Ransby; Eslanda: The Large and Unconventional Life of Mrs. Paul Robeson; book signing; Busboys and Poets
Downloads: 4
[audio]Movies For the Blind 136 - Big Fella part 2
As Joe (Paul Robeson) considers when to return Gerald, Spike may force his hand and cheat everyone out of the money.
Keywords: podcast; description; blind; vision-impaired; comedy; musical; paul robeson; elizabeth welch; black history; african american
Downloads: 63
[audio]Movies For the Blind 135 - Big Fella part 1
Paul Robeson stars as a good-hearted dock worker in Marseilles, France who's asked to help police find a missing English boy. But when he does find him, it may be more trouble than he's worth. 1937.
Keywords: podcast; description; blind; vision-impaired; comedy; musical; paul robeson; elizabeth welch; black history; african american
Downloads: 69
[audio]ST 1 28 13 Full Show KPFK - Sojourner Truth
Pacifica Fund Drive: We delve into the Pacifica Radio Archives and pull out some amazing audio detailing the life and times of Paul Robeson. Robeson emerged as one of the 20th century's most gifted entertainers, gaining world wide fame and notoriety. He was also one of the first international celebrities to use his status and talents to fight for causes and philosophies he believed in, such as combating poverty, elevating the status of the working man, and battling the scourge of racism...
Keywords: Paul Robeson; Rutgers; Black; African American; Socialism; Civil Rights; Activism; Singer; Criterion DVD
Downloads: 35
[audio]Beyondthepale 20131117
Beyond the Pale episode on WBAI 99.5 FM in New York, Sunday, November 17, 2013
Keywords: pew study; kathryn joyce; hanna williams; Jordan Goodman; Sarah Bunin Benor; paul robeson
Downloads: 30
[audio]SHOW BOAT - Selections (1932) - Victor Young and his Orchestra
SHOW BOAT - Selections 1. OVERTURE - Victor Young and his Orchestra 2. OL' MAN RIVER - Paul Robeson 3. BILL - Helen Morgan 4. CAN'T HELP LOVIN' DAT MAN - Helen Morgan 5. YOU ARE LOVE - James Melton 6. MAKE-BELIEVE - James Melton 7. WHY DO I LOVE YOU? - Countess Olga Albani and Frank Munn 8. SHOW BOAT - FINALE - Victor Young and his Orchestra with "Show Boat" Chorus Columbia 78rpm Album C-55 (Re-issue of original 78rpm Brunswick album) Recorded July, 1932 Digital transfer by F...
Keywords: Show Boat; Jerome Kern; Paul Robeson; Helen Morgan; Victor Young; 78rpm
Downloads: 1,362
[audio]Movies For the Blind 243 - The Emperor Jones part 2
Brutus (Paul Robeson) reaches the height of power on the island. But can he cash out before it's too late? Or will his sins catch up with him? Part 2 of 2.
Keywords: podcast; description; described; blind; vision-impaired; movies; films; paul robeson; black; eugene o'neill; drama; musical
Downloads: 71
[audio]Movies For the Blind 242 - The Emperor Jones part 1
Paul Robeson stars as a railroad porter whose ambition takes him from serving white men in power to an island where black men rule. 1933. Part 1 of 2.
Keywords: podcast; description; described; blind; vision-impaired; drama; musical; paul robeson; eugene o'neill
Downloads: 80
[movies]King Solomon's Mines (1937)
A young Irish woman hires a hunter to find her father in unexplored Africa. Mystic Nights Videos
Keywords: Paul Robeson; Cedric Hardwicke; Roland Young; Anna Lee; Mystic Nights Videos
Downloads: 19,636 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[texts]FBI File on Paul Robeson - U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
This is a copy of the main U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) headquarters file on Paul Robeson, 100-HQ-12304. It was declassified in 1980. A copy of the file may be found here:,%20Sr.
Keywords: communist; Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI); Paul Robeson; civil rights movement
Downloads: 216
[audio]OFondoDoAireEVermello_21Decembro2011_AVidaENosa_TerraNatal - Cineclube de Compostela
Diversos materiais arredor de A vida é nosa e Terra Natal, os filmes proxectados polo Cineclube de Compostela neste mes de decembro, sosteñen esta entrega d'O fondo do aire é vermello. Con textos de Jean Renoir ou Howard Zinn e a voz de Paul Robeson.
Keywords: Cineclube de Compostela; Radio Kalimera; La vie est a nous; Native Land; Paul Robeson; Jean Renoir; Howard Zinn; Paul Strand
Downloads: 109
[movies]Jacqueline Stewart at the 7th Orphan Film Symposium
Jacqueline Stewart talks about race movies (what they are and a bit about their history), and how this genre fits in with the broader concept of Orphan Film Symposium.
Keywords: orphan; film; symposium; 7; race movies; midnight rambles; separate theaters; Lena Horne; Paul Robeson; Nina Mae McKinney
Downloads: 204
[audio]Earl Okin's Gramophone Show No.46 - Earl Okin
Another of Earl's 78rpm based Podcasts.
Keywords: Opera; Jazz; Music Hall; Lily Morris; Earl Okin; Feodor Chaliapin; Paul Robeson; Duke Ellington; Enrico Caruso; Nellie Melba; Billie Holiday; Gus Elen
Downloads: 455
[audio]soundtracks - miscellaneous

Keywords: Betty Grable; Julie Andrews; Jack benny; James Cagney; Humphrey Bogart; Paul robeson; Irene Dunne; Alan Jones; Dick Powell; Ginger Rogers; Rita Hayworth
Downloads: 744
[audio]201305 - Earl Okin
Another of Earl Okin's 78rpm podcasts
Keywords: Opera; Enrico Caruso; Feodor Chaliapin; Django Reinhardt; Paul Robeson; Jazz; Duke Ellington; Al Sears; Peggy Lee; Charles Coburn; Music Hall; Earl Okin
Downloads: 496
[movies]HCC Dupré 09.01.14 Conférence - IHTP
seminaire histoire culturelle du cinema seance du 9 janvier 2014
Keywords: Colin Dupre; Fespaco; Festival panafricain du cinema et de la television de Ouagadougou; Burkins Faso; Paul Robeson; Norbert Zongo; Haute Volta
Downloads: 63
[audio]201310 - Earl Okin
Another of Earl Okin's 78rpm based Podcasts.
Keywords: Opera; Jazz; Dance Bands; Novelty; Piano; George Gershwin; Paul Robeson; Marie Delna; Adelina Agostinelli; Earl Okin; Harry Roy; Chick Webb; Ella Fitzgerald; 78rpm
Downloads: 747
[movies]migration: tale of woe - ras
for centuries the lure of western metropols has drawn countless unsuspecting thousands of ordinary everyday third world peoples onto the treacherous shoals of a western nightmare in which they have been subjected to subhuman conditions of slavery, exploitation, inner city ghettoes and unsanitary jails. This musical exploration of this phenomenon of migrant bondage and suffering is a tribute to all third world people and and a glimpse into the day to day struggle for survival...
Keywords: migration; immigration; slavery; bondage; trafficking; third world; pan african; pan afrikan; panafrican; black; african; amerika; america; europe; asia; australia; african music; reggae; paul robeson; colonialism; neo colonialism; imperialism; class; race; gender; ageism; ethnicism; discrimination
Downloads: 15,788
[audio]Earl Okin's Gramophone Show 1 - Earl Okin
Episode 1! (The collector's item!!! Get in quickly!) Earl offers you a virtual tour of some of the 10,000 78rpm records on his shelves explaining a little of their history and musical importance. In so doing, he also demonstrates the influences on his own unique style of performance. Each of these podcasts will also contain one of Earl's own a bonus! The picture show Earl as a young man with one of his wind-up gramophones and just a couple of his 78rpm treasures even back then....
Keywords: Ruth Etting; Gianni Schicchi; St Louis Blues; Tremolo Study; Hey Honey; Jussi Bjorling; Tarrega; Andres Segovia; Paul Robeson; O My Beloved Father; Joan Hammond; Donaldson; Kahn; Love Me Or Leave Me
Downloads: 885 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]mumia speaks:from within the belly of the beast - ras
Set in an cultural and historical context, this video explores mumia abu jamaal and his doctrine and philosophy as set out in his weekly broadcasts from within the womb of oppression in the amerikan gulag. In his own words, mumia thunders our scorching condemnation and ridicule at the might of the amerikan empire. On death row for over two decades he continues to inspire oppressed youth to fight the powers that be...
Keywords: mumia abu jamaal; mumia; death row; political prisoner; prisoner of war; slavery; bondage; lynching; imperialism; america; amerika; gulag; black panther party; huey newton; geronimo pratt; assata shakur; paul robeson; fbi; cointelpro; conspiracy; racism; discrimination; revolution; free the land; free mumia
Downloads: 9,397 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
Freedom of Information Act Document: FOIA: CPUSA LINE - NYC-9
Keywords: meyers; party; davis; negro; york; stated; meeting; robeson; communist; albertson; communist party; york york; district board; ben davis; paul robeson; national committee; soviet union; office memorandum; national leaders; bronx county
Downloads: 24
[audio]Randy's Discipline - Chris Sullivan
I W C W I A C I W N B D I T H I W N L W T T C M N Randy's Discipline Teacher dictated the lyric to Randy who transcribed it 25 times. It was exhibited in 1989 at New Langton Arts in San Francisco, "Special Collections." I recall: bits, pieces, chunks, samples, slices and splinters of the 7 Wonders of the World, and more. Obtained by a 19th century woman of means, including hammer, chisel, saw, labels, ink, bottles, jars… Hundreds of shoe heels, presented in a 6 foot heel shape...
Keywords: medley; randy; jimmy davis; country roads; john prine; bill withers; coco robicheaux; otis redding; john denver; neil young; axl rose; roger miller; bob dylan; john cougar mellencamp; hey jude; bruce springsteen; bob marley; alex chilton; hank williams; thrash; the beatles; mary wells; george jones; al green; paul robeson
Downloads: 160
[audio]Mindwalk 27: Louisiana Land-Grab - Upstart Radio America
Like the title says. I include a soon to be classic Bush soundbyte that aired on Letterman mixed in with the soundtrack of a video I found on the web at of a Fuel Convoy getting pelted with rocks by Iraqi Children. I ripped Arlen Spector from a wiretap piece via Bush Impeached works for me in any case. Some Norelpref, Finishing with Allen Ginsbergs "Molach" set to Ennio Morricone This Episode of Mindwalk contains EXPLICIT CONTENT...
Keywords: Thollem Mcdonnas; Ossie Davis; Maya Angelou; Paul Robeson; Fannie Lou Hamer; Malcolm X; WARLL_T-Dazzler's Remix; Al Sharpton; NBC News; George Bush; Margaret Tullaver; David Letterman; U.S. Military Fuel Convoy being pelted with rocks by Iraqi Children; Arlen Spector; Norelpref; Lucy Lew; GWB; Ennio Morricone; Alen Ginsberg; &
Downloads: 461
[audio]Hooray For Hollywood - Phil Binstead
This is a compilation of soundtracks I put together back in 2000 on minidisc. The movies are: Pin Up Girl (1944), Gullivers Travels (1939), Showboat (1936), Transatlantic Merry Go Round (1934), Gold Diggers of 1933 & 35, Gilda (1946), 42nd Street (1933), Flying Down To Rio (1933), Weekend In Havana (1941), Everything Is Rhythm (1936), Hollywood Party (1934), Angels With Dirty Faces (1939), Thoroughly Modern Millie (1967) and Thin Ice (1937)...
Keywords: soundtracks, Dick Powell, Ginger Rogers, James Cagney, Julie Andrews, Rita Hayworth, Busby Berkeley, Paul Robeson, Hattie McDaniels, Helen Morgan, Alan Jones, Hollywood Party, Pin Up Girl, Showboat 1936, Hoppity Goes To Town, Angels With Dirty Faces, Gold Diggers of 1933, Gold Diggers of 1935, Transatlantic Merry Go Round, The Boswell Sisters, Jack Benny, 42nd Street, Sonia Henie
Downloads: 270
[audio]Summertime-01-60 - many different
Compliments of Leif in Sweden.
Keywords: summertime,artie shaw; glenn miller; adam faith; sha na na; sidney benchet; sam cook; ricky nelson; sarah vaughn; sam cooke; pearl bailey; paul whiteman; paul robeson; louis armstrong; pearl bailey; gracie fields; johnny rebb; john ringo; george gershwin; eva cassiday; billy holliday; billy murray; billy stewart; jackie deshannon
Downloads: 14,606
[audio]Say It LOUD: New Songs For Peace - Pacifica Radio Archives and The Polemic Consortium
Pacifica Radio Archives and The Polemic Consortium presents "Say It LOUD: New Songs For Peace." The Polemic Consortium is Mark Torres, Gomez, Bulldog Music composed by Gomez and Bulldog Mixed and produced by Mark Torres 01. Ed Asner 02. I Want All of My Daughters to be Like Maxine Waters - Maxine Waters (D-CA), Dennis Kucinich (D-OH) 03. Damn Some Money - Muhammad Ali 04. Bin Bush - Michael Moore 05...
Keywords: Ed Asner; Maxine Waters; Dennis Kucinich; Muhammad Ali; Michael Moore; Gore Vidal; Tariq Ali; Angela Davis; Fannie Lou Hamer; Thich Nhat Hanh; Greg Palast; Lily Tomlin; Huey Newton; Dr. Helen Caldicott; Che Guevara; John Coltrane; Wounded Knee; George Jackson; Mumia Abu-Jamal; Malcolm X; James Baldwin; Adriene Rich; Langston Hughes; H. Rap Brown; Elijah Muhammad; Bayard Rustin; Rosa Parks; Paul Robeson; Jean-Bertrand Aristide; Cesar Chavez; Dolores Huerta; United Farm Workers; Voice from the Chicano Moratorium
Downloads: 4,092 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Herb Molin 06Jul2012 Yiddish Book Center - Yiddish Book Center (Benno)
Herbert (Herb) Molin, a former lawyer for the City of New York and a staunch believer in the importance of Yiddishkeit, was interviewed by Jordan Kutzik on July 6, 2012 at the Yiddish Book Center in Amherst, Massachusetts. Herb’s mother was from Ukraine and his father was from Poland. Both were born into religious families but discarded religion and adopted secular Yiddishkeit, which Herb still strongly espouses...
Keywords: Immigration; Migration; Childhood; Family history; stories about ancestors; Eastern Europe; Newspapers; Politics and political movements; Books; Jewish education; Education; Summer camp; World War Two; Anti-Semitism; Israel; Hebrew; Yiddish language; Yiddish speaker; song; singing; Theater; Urban; United States; Advice; Career and Professional Life; Herb Molin; IWO; International Workers Order; Freiheit; Der Tog; Sholem Aleichem; IWO Shule; Great Depression; Camp Kinderland; Progressive Party; Henry Wallace; 1930s; 1940s; Father Charles Coughlin; Vito Marcantonio; Queens College; New York City; Astoria; NYC; Barack Obama; Peekskill; Paul Robeson; 1950s; 1960s; Bar Mitzvah; Yiddish Book Center; National Yiddish Book Center; Wexler Oral History Project; nybc; ybc; Yiddish; Jewish culture
Downloads: 67
[audio]Entertainment, Movie S'Tracks, Newcasts, Radio Promo's, Dance Bands 1936 -1940 - Phil Binstead
This is No 4 of 13 Entertainment files. These are the stars that were popular during the years 1936 - 1940 great numbers by the Dance Bands both british and American, soundtracks from popular movies of the time and the radio promo's to promote some of them, also the radio news broadcasts keeping everyone informed of progress of the seemingly inevitable war on the horizon, the popular radio shows such as ITMA and Bandwagon, also the delightful British film Musical star Jessie Mathews singing perh...
Keywords: Winston Churchill; Vera Lynn; The Squadronairs; Paul Whiteman; Paul Robeson; Elizabeth Welch; Neville Chamberlain; Nelson Eddy; Jeanette MacDonald; Mae West; Don Ameche; Alice Faye; Betty Grable; Billy Gilbert; Judy Garland; Jessie Mathews; Jack Hylton; Tommy Hanley; ITMA; Bandwagon; James Cagney; Pat O'Brien; The Dead End Kids; Eddie Cantor. Edward R Murrow; Judy Garland; Dick Powell; Bob Hope; Shirley Ross; fred Astaire; Ginger Rogers; Carroll Gibbons; Bob Crosby; Buster Crabbe; Betty Davis; Arthur Askey; Richard Murdoch; Ethel Merman; Alexanders Ragtime Band; Sweetheart Time; Gold Diggers In Paris
Downloads: 431
[movies]Philip Reinish 13March2013 Yiddish Book Center - Yiddish Book Center (Emily B.)
Philip Reinish, a former union organizer, was interviewed by Jessica Parker on March 13, 2013 in Boca Raton, Florida. Philip grew up in a working class community in the Brighton Beach neighborhood of Brooklyn. In his interview, he speaks of attending Hebrew school as a boy and davening the Saturday morning service for children. Though he later came to identify as a non-believer, Philip says that his Jewish identity has determined his entire path in life...
Keywords: Family history; stories about ancestors; Childhood; Jewish Identity; Yiddish language; Immigration; Migration; Career and Professional Life; Education; Religion and ritual; Family traditions; Jewish holidays; Israel; Feminism; Soviet Union; United States; Politics and political movements; Summer camp; Food and culinary traditions; Transmission; Anti-Semitism; Jewish community; Urban; Travel; World War Two; Philip Reinish; Camp Lakeland; Camp Kinderland; New York City; Brighton Beach; Tonawanda; Vietnam; Laos; Cambodia; Austria; Russia; Michael Moore; Barry Goldwater; Paul Robeson; Harry Belafonte; Jewish Cultural School of Nassau; 1930s; 1940s; 1950s; 1960s; Great Depression; Communism; Socialism; Anti-Fascism; Civil Rights; Feminism; Secularism; Atheism; Yiddish Book Center; National Yiddish Book Center; Wexler Oral History Project; nybc; ybc; Yiddish; Jewish culture
Downloads: 21
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